This week, we listen back to some of our favorite stories from 2014. Saltwater ruins Vietnam's rice fields, US drought-stricken farmers get creative, voices from the People's Climate March in New York, and Canada’s bears back in the firing line.
Environment activists under threat in UN climate venue Peru - Why European birds are in decline – Germany goes avant garde with energy solutions. And – Copenhagen's Lighting Lab shows cities how to reduce their carbon footprint.
Could population control solve the problem of climate change? - South African rangers try to sell off their rhinos - the Netherlands takes the concept of bicycle paths to a whole new level - and the latest from the World Parks Congress in Sydney.
Controversy looms over Italy's buffalo mozzarella cheese. Questions are raised over the credibility of the EU's next Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy. And the world's first self-sufficient island.
Hindus adapt tradition and adopt new eco-friendly cremations --- Religious leaders speak out on climate change --- Peru's Quechua people feel the effects of climate change --- Walruses are forced ashore in Alaska.
Central Asia commits to protecting migratory species, Belgians set up pop-up parks to make their city greener, German winemakers opt for greener methods, and New York prepares itself for climate change.
People take to the streets to demand change ahead of the UN climate summit in New York -- A Bolivian farmer who used to cut down trees illegally tries to make up for his mistakes -- New Delhi struggles with the dirty Yamuna River
Will eating bison burgers save the near-threatened species? --- Why Vietnam’s rice bowl is turning salty --- France pays people to cycle to work --- And what happens when the water dries up in Sao Paulo?
Rebuilding Christchurch to prepare for climate change --- Dutch design eco-friendly dikes in the flood-prone Netherlands--- Danish scientists trial new ways to boost food production --- and mysterious bird fatalities at a solar power plant in the Mojave Desert.
This September the United Nations will host an emergency Climate Summit in New York City to try to lay out a plan for battling climate change. In the lead-up to those meetings Living Planet is looking closely at some of the major drivers and the effects of climate change. On today's edition of Living ...
Our food systems are threatened by changing weather patterns, the disappearance of bees and our carnivorous diets. On today’s episode of Living Planet, we look at the future of something none of us can live without - food.